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Mace & Crown | March 19, 2018

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Mace & Crown * Page 4 of 251 * The ODU Student Magazine

Monarchs mash Marshall, winning 82-76

January 23, 2018 |

Brittany Reigelsperger | Sports Editor

Saturday night, the Old Dominion men’s basketball team took on Marshall in an effort to rectify their loss earlier in the week. While both side battled valiantly, the Monarchs ultimately came out on top winning 82-76.

During the first … Read More

ODU’s win streak comes to a screeching halt at the hands of WKU: WKU 75 ODU 68

January 23, 2018 |

Jazzmyn Bradley | Contributing Writer

Old Dominion Monarchs were in the midst of a seven-game streak before their competitive conference matchup against Western Kentucky. In the end, ODU’s late-game heroics fell short as they narrowly lost 75-68.

Coming into the matchup both … Read More

Michelle Alexander kicks off spring 2018 President’s Lecture Series

January 23, 2018 |

Hallie Edwards | Contributing Writer


Michelle Alexander, an acclaimed author, civil rights lawyer and social justice advocate, delivered the keynote speech during the Jan. 16 President’s Lecture Series event.


Alexander spoke to a crowd of university and local community members in … Read More

I’d Tap That! O’Connor Beer

January 20, 2018 |

James Finney | Assistant A&E Editor

The first thing that hits you on your way inside O’Connor Brewing Company, is the rich whiff of hops in the air. The scent is reminiscent of a countryside drive, filling your nose with the … Read More

Fatima’s Best Reads: ‘Monsterland,’ ‘King’s Cage’ and ‘Superman’

January 20, 2018 |

Fatima Rivera | Staff Writer

‘Monsterland:’ Bleak and confusing despite potential storyline

The tales of werewolves, vampires and zombies have influenced many parts of entertainment for decades. From books to movies, there have been countless renditions of … Read More

Album Review: Fall Out Boy’s ‘Mania’

January 20, 2018 |

Lindsey Lanham | A&E Editor

It’s nothing short of impressive when a band has managed to stick around for over 15 years while managing to keep their fan base and attract new followers. Managing to stay true to their original sound … Read More

Paramore turns up the heat at Winter Meltdown

December 23, 2017 |

Fatima Rivera | Contributing Writer

96X hosted its third annual Winter Meltdown on Dec. 8 with Paramore as the main headline, and special guests Misterwives and Joywave as the openers.

Winter Meltdown is an independent music festival that takes place over the … Read More

Monarch Music Minute: Asking Alexandria, G-Easy, N.E.R.D., Eminem

December 20, 2017 |

Adam Flores | Senior Writer

Asking Alexandria ‘Asking Alexandria’ 💿  💿  💿 ½

British rock conglomerate Asking Alexandria has released their incendiary eponymous sixth studio album with the return of original frontman, Danny Worsnop. With “Into the Fire” and “Where Did It … Read More

Monarch Music Minute: Luke Bryan, Juicy J, K. Michelle, Walker Hayes

December 20, 2017 |

Adam Flores | Senior Writer

Luke Bryan ‘What Makes You Country’ 💿  💿  💿

Luke Bryan’s sixth studio album, “What Makes You Country,” highlights more of what makes his new LP successful within mainstream country pop. “Most People Are Good” and the … Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Disaster Artist’

December 17, 2017 |

Kyle Winfield | Contributing Writer

Ever since its release in 2003, “The Room” has both baffled and amused audiences all over the world with its bizarre dialogue, laughable story and exceptionally poor acting. In doing so, the film has become a … Read More

Make friends with animals and humans in ‘Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp’

December 16, 2017 |

Audra Reigle | Technology Editor


“Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp” came to mobile devices on Nov. 21. Fans of the “Animal Crossing” series could finally play the game on the go and with their friends.


For the most part, the game is more … Read More

The Game Awards 2017 recap

December 16, 2017 |

Audra Reigle | Technology Editor


The 2017 Game Awards were held on Dec. 7 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, but they were streamed around the world. This year was a year of firsts for The Game Awards, which were … Read More

Sweet victory, Monarchs win 88-46

December 10, 2017 |

Brittany Reigelsperger | Sports Editor

Saturday evening the Old Dominion Monarchs hosted Bowling Green in their seventh game of the regular season. The Monarchs trampled over BU winning 88-46.

Old Dominion took an early lead against BG in the first quarter and worked tirelessly … Read More

‘Pokemon Ultra Sun’ and ‘Pokemon Ultra Moon’ bring new features to last year’s games

December 10, 2017 |

Audra Reigle | Technology Editor


Another Pokemon game hit shelves on Nov. 17 with the launch of “Pokemon Ultra Sun” and “Pokemon Ultra Moon.” The 3DS games bring new features and Pokemon to the Alola region introduced in last year’s “Pokemon … Read More

Rough start for women’s basketball: The Lady Monarchs begin the season 0-3

December 9, 2017 |

Jazzmyn Bradley | Contributing Writer

To kick off their season, the Lady Monarchs basketball team began competing in the preseason WNIT. First up, in Coach McCray-Penson’s debut, the lady monarchs faced Liberty University at The Ted Constant Center. Coach described the … Read More

Her Campus ODU empowers women through Topics and Hot Chocolate

December 9, 2017 |

Alex Scruggs | News Editor

The Her Campus magazine chapter on campus held a Topics and Hot Chocolate event where females could get together, drink hot chocolate and talk about issues that matter to them in a safe space.

About 30 people … Read More